Posts Tagged ‘Spruce Hill’

A Look Inside Gilded Age Parkside

A Look Inside Gilded Age Parkside

April 18, 2014  |  Morning Blend

A tour of a nearly intact Victorian mansion in West Philly, two civics explore the possibility of creating improvement districts, Stotesbury Gateway to be remade, and cleaning up Clark Park > more

Revisions For Clark Park Mixed-Use Development Presented To Community

Revisions For Clark Park Mixed-Use Development Presented To Community

April 1, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Modern meets Victorian in Spruce Hill, anti-gentrification concerns in North Central, urbanists’ lessons from Memphis, and a Walnut Street building changes hands > more

In West Philly, Redemption For A Strip Mall

In West Philly, Redemption For A Strip Mall

November 18, 2013  |  Vantage

Our pages are filled with stories of churches being demolished and replaced with prosaic architecture. But sometimes the process reverses. In West Philly, the University City Chinese Christian Church has transformed a languishing unfinished strip mall with subtly elegant modern architecture > more

PennDOT To Buy Out Property Owners To Widen I-95

PennDOT To Buy Out Property Owners To Widen I-95

October 24, 2013  |  Morning Blend

Reviving 95 through eminent domain, a mixed-use for Spruce Hill, Wissahickon Park grows by six-acres, and marveling at a Furness-lookalike on the Avenue of the Arts > more

 SEPTA Showcases New Payment Technology Testing Site

SEPTA Showcases New Payment Technology Testing Site

August 1, 2013  |  Morning Blend

The perks of the “smart” card system, seven years of a reinvigorated Franklin Square, transient art space in Chinatown for tomorrow night, and Clark Park complex approved by community for ZBA variance requests > more